Social Media has become a powerful marketing and advertising platform for vacation rental owners. According to Hubspot, 80 percent of businesses claim that their website traffic increased after taking their brand to social media. This leads directly to boosting the vacation rental bookings.
A happy guest is a returning guest, and a guest that will leave you an amazing review. Getting a good feedback online is now one of the most important elements to boost your business and stand out in the hospitality industry. Therefore, delivering an exceptional guest experience is an absolute must.
Christmas is a family time and has been typically considered as low season. But traditions are changing and a lot of families prefer to spend the festive season outside of home. There are 2 types of Christmas travelers: “Explorers” who want to discover new countries or cities, and “Relax-Seekers” travelling to cosy and calm locations and booking their stays for seven days or more.
Let’s face it, trust is not enough to let your guests stay in your vacation rentals. After all, they are just strangers staying at your property for a very short period of time. Of course, it is business for you but what can you do to make their stay acceptable for both parties? Setting up rules that will govern the stay of your guests is a good idea for any property either big or small. In this article, we explore which rules are the Must-Have…
A vacation rental welcome book saves your guests time looking for important information about your property and the area around your property.
We present to you 10 most important things to include when you create your welcome book…
Receiving and maintaining a five-star rating for your hotel or vacation is not an easy task. It requires a lot of hard work and investment. You might not have this rating yet but it doesn’t mean you can’t start giving your guests a five-star experience in your hotel or vacation rental property.
If you’re wondering what the secret is to achieve that, there’s no secret but just plain, old, practical wisdom you might already know or practicing already…
All of us property owners, whether a hotel or short-term vacation rental, want to know how to become a Superhost and all for a good reason. If you’re a Superhost, the top OTAs like Airbnb put your rental on top of their list when guests are looking for accommodations. This is based on your prestige and reputation.
For this reason, a lot of hotels and vacation rental owners want to become a Superhost to boost their vacation rental bookings.
We have asked 100 of the most successful property owners and hoteliers about what amenities make a difference for them. Take a look and feel free to use their tips to keep your guests happy and get more reservations coming!
So you got a vacation rental, but you don’t have the time to run it as well as you would like. Or you just realized that it requires a lot more expertise to run successful and of course get great reviews. What do you do?
It’s easy, just hire someone else to do the job for you.
But before that, what will you look for, and how will you tell that you are hiring the right person for your vacation rental? Well, it happens that we can help you with that. Here are tips that you can use to find and select the best vacation rental manager…
Check-in options shouldn’t be stressful for you or your guest. Ideally, it is an easy procedure. You just need to attend to your clients and hand over the keys. However, hiccups like bad weather, heavy traffic, or flight delays are inevitable and will remain to be drawbacks that you can’t control. We present to you some great options of how to make the self check-in process smooth and easy for you and your guests.